Wing launches awaited Dallas-Ft. Worth drone deliveries April 7
Though it took a bit of preparing to get aloft, Alphabet-owned Wing Aviation is set to launch its drone delivery service in the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) area this week, a bit over five months after the company announced the expansion of its activities in the fast-growing region.
Wing announced the start of its DFW drone delivery service in an email CEO Adam Woodworth sent to potential customers. Wing initially unveiled the new operation on October 21, when it said its UAVs would begin shuttling orders to clients in partnership with local Walgreens stores. The company says DFW is the world’s largest metroplexes, and the first of those regions in the US to play home to on-demand drone deliveries.
Wing will be basing those operations in DFW suburbs City of Frisco – which census figures identified as the fastest growing city in America – as well as the Town of Little Elm. Together those two communities cover tens of thousands of potential home delivery…